By Carl S. Young
Scientists with very little historical past in protection and safety execs with very little history in technology and expertise frequently have hassle speaking in an effort to enforce the simplest counterterrorism ideas. The technology and expertise of Counterterrorism bargains the mandatory theoretical beginning to deal with real-world terrorism eventualities, successfully bridging the space. It presents a robust protection overview technique, coupled with counterterrorism innovations which are acceptable to all terrorism assault vectors. those comprise organic, chemical, radiological, electromagnetic, explosive, and digital or cyber assaults. as well as rigorous estimates of hazard vulnerabilities and the effectiveness of danger mitigation, it presents significant terrorism threat metrics.
The technology and expertise of Counterterrorism teaches the reader tips to take into consideration terrorism hazard, and evaluates terrorism eventualities and counterterrorism applied sciences with sophistication punctuated by means of humor. either scholars and defense execs will considerably enjoy the hazard evaluation methodologies and information on acceptable counterterrorism measures contained inside this book.
Offers an easy yet powerful analytic framework to evaluate counterterrorism possibility and real looking measures to deal with threats
Provides the fundamental medical ideas and instruments required for this analysis
Explores the more and more very important courting among actual and digital threat in significant technical detail
Evaluates technical safety structures to demonstrate particular dangers utilizing concrete examples